Daugherty's Cave and Breeding Site

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Daugherty's Cave and Breeding Site
Nearest city Lebanon, Virginia
Area 7 acres (2.8 ha)
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 78003044[1]
Added to NRHP June 23, 1978

Daugherty's Cave and Breeding Site is a Native American archaeological site in Russell County, Virginia, near Lebanon. The site includes materials dating from the Early Archaic Period to the time of European contact. Digs at the site have recovered large numbers of animal bones dating from the Middle Archaic Period.[2]

The site was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1978.[1]

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  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ "Historic Properties Technical Report". Virginia Department of Transportation. Retrieved 2014-03-08.